AIX497 - Honours Theory and Debates in the Discipline

Year: 2019 unit information
Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:

Sam Balaton-Chrimes




Must be enrolled in A400 or A401

Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus: 2 hour Seminars per week

Cloud (online): 1 x 2 hour BlackBoard Collaborate seminar per week


This unit initiates students into the theories underpinning their specific discipline. Students will be introduced to the influential theorists of their discipline area and the historical and contemporary methodological and theoretical debates that have challenged and directed their specific discipline.


Assessment 1 (Individual) - Research and Writing Exercises (2000 words or equivalent) - 40%

Assessment 2 (Individual) - Essay (3000 words) - 60%

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